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Answer the following questions related to the History of Olympic Games.

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1.

When and where did the first olympic torch relay take place?

  1932, Stockholm

  1944, Finland

  1936, Berlin

  1940, Munich

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

In which year were women allowed to participate in the Olympic games?

  1900

  1912

  1924

  1908

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

Name the American who was forced to return the gold medal he won at the 1972 Olympics?

  David Bolen

  Rick DeMont

  Ben Jonhson

  Jim Thorpe

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

Name the is the first athlete to fail a gender test.

  Ewa Kłobukowska

  Hermann Ratjen

  Jim Thorpe

  Santhi Soundarajan

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

What is the total number of sports included in the Summer Olympics?

  25

  28

  27

  30

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

The Ancient Olympic Games were made a part of the religious festival in the honour of which mythological deity?

  Heracles

  Eros

  Zues

  Perseus

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

Which ceremony marks the end of the Olympic games?

  Lighting Fireworks

  Extinguishing the Olympic flame

  Releasing pigeons into the sky

  Playing musical bands

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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